Thousands of London to Brighton charity cyclists ride into town

Thousands of cyclists are pouring on to the seafront at the end of the annual London to Brighton bike ride. They are taking part in the 54-mile charity fundraiser, having started at Clapham Common at 6am today (Sunday 17 June). The event is the biggest of its type run by the...
Posted On 17 Jun 2018 at 12:07 pm

Lessons from our past can help shape our future

It was an honour last weekend to attend the annual interfaith memorial service for Indian Army soldiers killed in First World War, which is held at the Chattri, high up on the Downs overlooking our city. As a place, the Chattri is both beautiful and serene, acting as a reminder...
Posted On 17 Jun 2018 at 7:30 am

One year on from Grenfell: why housing regulation is still needed

One year on from the horrors of the Grenfell Tower Fire and the public inquiry has shown us the grief faced by those who have been left behind. Relatives and friends of the 72 people lost to the fire have paid moving tributes – a harrowing reminder of the unacceptable loss of...
Posted On 17 Jun 2018 at 7:01 am